our mission: To promote the healthy development of children, families, and individuals through counseling, mentoring and support programs.
OUR VISION: We envision resilient communities that achieve healthy outcomes through affordable behavioral services. We are an inclusive supportive ally to anyone in crisis.
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Mental Health Counseling
Licensed therapists provide individual and family counseling, solution-focused therapy, trauma therapy, play therapy, and family reunification services. Most insurance plans accepted, including: Medi-Cal, Medicaid, and the option for private pay
Substance Abuse Counseling:
Certified substance abuse counselors provide strength-based services for clients struggling with the disease of addiction. We strive to inspire clients to discover their own path to recovery in both individual and group counseling settings
Adults & Youth
Our staff is trained in evidence based strategies to provide prevention, intervention and outpatient services to adults and youth.
Types of Counseling we offer:
Group Counseling (NV)
Early Intervention Services
Substance Abuse Counseling
Substance Abuse Evaluations
Services available in Spanish and English.
Services provided at TYFS offices and most schools
We are one of a few providers serving both Medi-Cal and Medicaid in our region; please call us to learn more and let us help you get to the right place:
Douglas County, NV: 775-782-4202
South Lake Tahoe, CA: 530-541-2445
24 Hour Crisis Line • 1-800-870-8937
Contact this line for Crisis Intervention Services
Tahoe Youth & Family Services prioritizes admission to treatment services as follows:
1. Pregnant injection drug users
2. Pregnant substance abusers
3. Non-pregnant injection drug users
4. All others
Tahoe Youth & Family Services provides counseling services on a fee for service basis
Tahoe Youth and Family Services